We welcome applications from NYS-certified teachers who would like to pursue TESOL certification.
This program is designed to strengthen teachers' capacities to effectively serve children for whom English is a second language.
Courses are scheduled to accommodate working students. Applicants should be aware that they are required to complete 100 hours of Student Teaching Experience in grades PreK-12.
All applicants to the MS program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages must have:
- Completed a baccalaureate degree from an accredited academic institution (official transcript must be submitted).
- A minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4-point scale).
- Provisional or initial NYS Certification in Education.
- All applicants must submit their Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) official test scores, or a nationally-normed equivalent. Applicants who present MAT scores will be asked to complete a writing sample administered by Touro. It will be another criterion within a candidate's application that will be weighed appropriately. Touro's GRE test code is 2902 and MAT test code is 3346.
Ready to Apply?
212-463-0400 ext. 5288
Assistant to Chair
Dr. Lucia Buttaro